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Memorial Park

Established in 1873, this historic cemetery has been serving the Temple's members as a final and befitting resting place.

Located in Southeast D.C., the area has been going through a period of improvement and gentrification. A recently completed renovation of the cemetery property has enhanced the serene, bucolic nature of the grounds and facilities.

Address & Hours of Operation

Memorial Park
1380 Alabama Avenue SE
Washington, DC 20032-5046
phone: 202-562-1807
Daily 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; Closed Saturday

Directions

From Washington Hebrew Congregation:
Take a left onto Massachusetts Avenue. Take a right onto Rock Creek Parkway. Go past the Kennedy Center staying in the left lane. Take ramp (toward Memorials) staying to the right, follow to Ohio Drive over the Tidal Basin. Follow signs toward 395 North (Southwest Freeway). Do not take the exit ramp, stay on Maine Avenue (Waterfront on right) continue around curve in the road to M Street to South Capital Street. Follow South Capital Street to Suitland Parkway. Bear left onto Suitland Parkway South. Follow Suitland Parkway to Stanton Road (1st traffic light past railroad tracks). Take a right on Stanton Road to Alabama. Take a right on Alabama to Memorial Park. The cemetery is the first gate on the right.